30 Sep '17, 7am

#SEO #digitalmarketing

Google has released some recommendations regarding how to create better meta descriptions for search results. In addition, Google is doing its part to improve meta descriptions by making a notable update to how they are rendered. How Google Generates Meta Descriptions When deciding which information to display in the snippet of a search result, Google will first turn to the content within the page itself and extract the most relevant information. In the event that a page’s content is not the most relevant source based on the user’s query, Google will then turn to the manually written meta description to display in the search snippet. Previously, if the page content was not the most relevant source for generating a snippet, and there was no meta description, Google would pull information from DMOZ. With DMOZ now closed, Google has stopped relying on the web directory for ge...

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